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McConnell Silent on Defunding Obamacare in CR; Says Senate GOP ‘United’ Against Obamacare
Cybercast News Service ^ | July 26, 2013 - 5:14 PM | Elizabeth Harrington

Posted on 07/26/2013 11:02:32 PM PDT by Olog-hai

Although his office would not say whether Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is advising his GOP colleagues to oppose a plan by Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) to defund Obamacare through a must-pass continuing resolution funding measure, the Senate Minority Leader’s office did say that his party is “united” in getting rid of the unpopular health care law.

“Republicans are 100 percent united in their support for repeal of Obamacare, and the Leader is a co-sponsor of a bill to defund it and a bill to repeal it,” Don Stewart, communications director for McConnell, told CNSNews.com in an email. …

Top senators, including John Thune (R-S.D.) and Minority Whip John Cornyn (R-Texas), had signed on. But by Wednesday, five senators who had supported the letter initially, had “asked to have their names removed,” including Cornyn. …

(Excerpt) Read more at cnsnews.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Government; News/Current Events; US: District of Columbia
KEYWORDS: defund; mitchmcconnell; rino; zerocare
Yup; united.
1 posted on 07/26/2013 11:02:32 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Defund, defang, repeal this communist POS before it kills us!!


2 posted on 07/26/2013 11:04:42 PM PDT by Jim Robinson (Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God!!)
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To: Olog-hai

McConnell will have to ask his friends Juan McCain and Harry Reid what to say about this.


3 posted on 07/27/2013 4:16:17 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: Olog-hai

They are united in playing a shell game until after 2014... the gop wants obamacare... cornyn, mccain, graham etc have said it is the “law of the land”. Do not be fooled... throw out the fools!


4 posted on 07/27/2013 4:33:05 AM PDT by LibLieSlayer (FROM MY COLD, DEAD HANDS!)
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To: Olog-hai

These guys are one-upping Kerry.....they are for it and against it at the same time!!


5 posted on 07/27/2013 6:08:13 AM PDT by waredbird
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